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Learning To Live As An Amputee

Apr 22, 2013 (Talk of the Nation) — One week ago, two bombs rocked the finish of the Boston Marathon, killing three people and injuring more than 170 others. Some of the injured lost limbs in the explosion and now face a long and difficult recovery period.

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Mike LaForgia, double amputee
John Fergason, chief of prosthetics, Brooke Army Medical Center

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